OPEN DAYS FOR SECONDARY AND SENIOR YEARS AT AL BATEEN ACADEMY
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 - Wed, 11 Jan 2017
Al Bateen Academy
Open Day Registration
Join Gianna and Yazan, and meet the Principal for our International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB DP) open days on Wednesday 18th January from 8:30 to 10:00 am, or Wednesday 25th January from 6:00 to 7:30pm at Al Bateen Academy. To register to attend one of the open day sessions, please click here.
About the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
The IB Diploma is recognised as one of the best educational programmes available, increasing a student’s chance of enrolling in leading universities worldwide. Designed for students aged 16 – 18, this all-rounded curriculum prepares them for success at university and life beyond.
The open evening session will be led by the Head Girl and Head Boy at Al Bateen Academy, Gianna and Yazan, who are currently studying the IB Diploma. In addition to a tour of the school and an opportunity to meet our IB DP students and staff, the school Principal and IB DP Coordinator will be available to answer any questions that you may have about entry requirements to Al Bateen’s Senior School. This event is a great opportunity to explore the many advantages of the prestigious IB Diploma and to apply for a place.
Reasons to do IB Diploma Programme at Al Bateen Academy:
- It offers academic learning that is recognised by universities around the world.
IB Diploma Programme Students are 21% more likely to be admitted into 10 of the most prestigious universities including Harvard, Yale and Princeton.
- Universities value students with meaningful experiences beyond the classroom.
Students at Al Bateen are encouraged throughout their creativity, action and service activities.
- It creates independent learners and strong writers.
The extended essay requires independent study and a 4000 word essay.
- It cultivates an international mind-set.
Second language learning is an IB requirement and has been linked to higher achievement in school and university.
- IB students have proven time management skills.
Research has found that IB students develop strong study habits and critical time management skills, which are important for university study and theworld of work.
- The IB encourages critical thinking.
Inquisitiveness and interpretation are among the key elements of an IB education.
- Subjects aren’t taught in isolation.
Theory of knowledge classes encourage students to make connections between subjects and gain the skills they need to be critical thinkers.Upcoming open days
We would like to invite you and your child to attend to an open day session on Wednesday 18th January from 8:30 to 10:00 am, or Wednesday 25th January from 6:00 to 7:30pm. You will have an opportunity to learn more about the school and talk to our teachers and students.
The format of the open day sessions will be as follows:Wednesday 18th January 2017
8:30 - 8:45am: Meet and greet session with refreshments.
8:45 – 9:10am: Welcome from the Principal, the IB DP Coordinator, the Head Boy and the Head Girl.
9:10- 9:45am: School tour led by the IB DP students9:45– 10:00am: Questions and answers with the head students and Head of Senior School.
Wednesday 25th January 2017
6:00 - 6:15pm: Meet and greet session with refreshments.
6:15 – 6:40pm: Welcome from the Principal, the IB DP Coordinator, the Head Boy and the Head Girl.
6:40 - 7:15pm: School tour led by the IB DP students
7:15 – 7:30pm: Questions and answers with the head students and Head of Senior School.
We look forward to welcoming you to Al Bateen Academy soon.
To register to attend one of the open day sessions above, please click here.
For more information please contact our IB DP Coordinator and Head Of Senior School (